Press Release: HS-1100WP Ultra-Heavy Duty, Giant, Waterproof Servo



Giant Scale Servos, Watch Out!

Giant scale servos, watch out! There’s a new sheriff in town! Our HS-1100WP waterproof, heavy-duty digital giant brings out-of-this-world torque performance and strength to all your large scale vehicles, airplanes and robotic projects. Made with impressively durable steel gears, robust EMI-shielded cases and an IP-67* rated code for maximum underwater protection, this addition to our giant servo line has Hitec’s unrivaled industrial digital circuitry and engineering. Your world just got BIGGER with the introduction of the HS-1100WP!

HS-1100WP Features:

  • Non-programmable, Industrial Digital Circuitry
  • EMI-shielded Cases
  • *International Protection Code 67 Rating (6=Dust Tight; Complete Protection Against Contact 7) – Immersion up to 1 meter
  • Durable Steel Gears
  • 14.8V 2-Cell LiPo Capability
  • 5-Pole Carbon Brush


Motor Type: 5 Pole Carbon Brush
Bearing Type: Dual Ball Bearing
Speed (11.1V/14.8V): 0.26 / 0.19 seconds
Torque oz./in. (11.1V/14.8V): 1167 / 1528
Torque kg./cm. (11.1V/14.8V): 84 / 110
Size in Inches: 2.52 x 1.30 x 2.87
Size in Millimeters: 64 x 33 x 73
Weight oz.: 12.80
Weight g.: 363

Press Release: Optima SL Receiver



Hitec Expands the Optima Receiver Line!

We are pleased to introduce the full-range Optima SL receiver, specifically designed for flybarless system helicopters. With advanced telemetry capabilities and exceptional security, this receiver utilizes an S-Bus protocol for maximum compatibility, keeping you connected to your model like none other. The Optima SL is designed with a dual-BODA antenna, a supplementary power connection (SPC) and hold and fail-safe function, safeguarding your heli during the most complex and agile maneuvering. Reliability and control are yours with Hitec!

Optima SL Specifications:

  • One S-Bus Output and Eight PWM Channels
  • Dimensions: 1.89 x 1.12 x 0.60 in.
  • Weight: 0.78 oz.

Press Release: X2 AC Pro 2 Port AC/DC Multi-Charger


Expanding on the success and reliability of Hitec’s X2 AC Pro, we introduce its pumped-up brother, the X2 AC Plus! Our AC/DC dual port charger/discharger delivers 200 watts of total power in AC mode, and up to 300 watts total output in DC! Its versatile power distribution mode lets you optimize the output in AC mode for maximum charge efficiency. Additionally, the X2 AC Plus is equipped with a built-in heavy duty 60W soldering iron with adjustable operating temperatures from 400 to 840˚F (200-450℃), making it a convenient and handy feature at the field as well as at home. Easily store and recall 20 charge/discharge profiles. Capable of charging all battery chemistries, including the latest high voltage LiPo’s (LiHV), this all-in-one charger has advanced functions such as Battery Meter and Battery Internal Resistance Meter modes. For the ultimate convenience, you can also configure your settings and keep an eye on your charge progress with your Smartphone or PC! Charging gets better with Hitec!

X2 AC Plus Features:

  • Twin Channel Charger with Two Independent Circuits
  • Input Power Source: 11-18V DC (360W) or 100-240V AC
  • DC Mode Output; 200W Port A; 100W Port B; 300W Total Output Maximum
  • AC Mode Power Distribution Mode for Ultimate Flexibility; 200W Total Output
  • Example 1:
    Channel A – 150W, then Channel B – 50W for a Total 200W Power
    Example 2:
    Channel A – 100W, then Channel B – 100W for a Total 200W Power
  • Built-in Switching AC Power Supply
  • Includes 60W Soldering Iron, 400 to 840˚F (200-450℃)
  • USB support for PC and Wi-Fi Smart Phone Interface

Charging Specifications:

  • Charges NiMH, NiCd, LiPo, LiHV, LiFe, Li-Ion and Lead Acid Batteries
  • NiCd/NiMH Cell Count: 1-15 cells
  • LiPo/LiHV/Li-Ion/LiFe Cell Count: 1-6 cells
  • Pb voltage: 2-20 volts
  • Charge Current Range: 0.1-10.0 amps
  • Maximum Charge Output: AC 200W / DC 300W (200W + 100W)
  • 20 Programmable Profile Settings
  • Independent Cell Balancing Circuitry


Optional WiFi Module Features:

  • Compatible with the X2 AC Pro Charger
  • View, Change & Customize your X2 AC Pro Options via Smartphone
  • Supports Both iOS and Android Devices